Zeno Gries was born in Berlin in 1993. In 2013 he began his studies of media art at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig. From 2015 to 2020 he studied with Clemens von Wedemeyer in the class for Expanded Cinema.
At this time he is part of the Graduate School for Moving Image at the Kunsthochschule Kassel. He works with a broad and changing selection of new media.